Pontiac muscle car collector Merle Green advised us that Arlen Vanke had passed away on June 15.
Dana Highland, Dave Beimfohr and Bob Churchill were at the Race & Performance Expo (www.raceperformanceexpo.com) because they are kids at heart. Actually, all three of these spark plugs in the Junior Drag Racing sport are adults who have the future of young drag racers in their hearts.
Bruce Boyle of Manhattan, Ill., is a firefighter by day and a drag racer “by weekend.” His current racing car is a muscular Chevy Monza with a Dart 400 engine.
Tim Arfons has recreated one of the famous Green Monster front-engine dragsters and is using it as a high-speed history lesson for today’s drag racing fans.
Let me be frank – I actually met land speed racer Danny Thompson because of a hot dog.
If the drivers’ comments following the first test of the new Mazda MZR-R-powered Dallara IL-15 are anything to go by, this year’s Indy Lights races are likely to be barn-burners.
KMPR is a team dedicated to the history of motor sports, ranging from the cars themselves to the trophies they may have won back in the day.
We were walking along at SEMA when we spotted a 1930s racing car that we thought deserved a closer look. It was definitely one beautiful machine.
Dream Racing is a company that offers enthusiasts a chance to drive a Ferrari, Porsche or Lamborghini racing car around the road course at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
It was called “The Evolution of the Race Car” and the diverse group of speed machines that showed up in Freedom, Wis., on Oct. 1 certainly reflected many ways that racing cars have changed over the years.